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How Fast Is… Twitter?

 Billy Hoffman on May 20, 2011. Category: Uncategorized

Our regular video series How Fast Is…? examines real world websites and details the cause of their performances issues as well as what should be done to solve them. After all, the best way to learn about front-end web performance is to see what other people are doing right and doing wrong. In this edition of How Fast Is…? we analyze Twitter.

Twitter is a fairly dynamic site which has to worry about optimizing not only their content but user generated content as well. You will see that while Twitter does implement some performance optimizations there are several basic performance optimizations which spit through the cracks

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